10th Annual Governor's
Conference on Tourism
16th Annual Unity Dinner
The conference will be held on Tuesday, April 8
and Wednesday, April 9th. The unity dinner will be held on the evening of
Tuesday, April 8th. Both events will take place at the Mohegan Sun in
Sponsorship opportunities are still available. If you are interested in becoming
a sponsor, please call Mary
Ellen Baranowsky at 203-731-2840 or Steve
Holthausen at 860-599-2056.
Conference Registration & Group
Individual registration prices - full registration (Conference and Unity Dinner)
received by March 19th is $155.00 after -$180.00, conference only received by
March 19th is $130.00 after $155.00, Unity Dinner received by March 19 $55.00 after - $60.00.
Group Registration discount for six or more
people in the same organization are available. All registrations and payments
must be received at the same time prior to the conference. Prices per-person:
Full registration before March 19th is $145.00 - after $170.00, conference only
before March 19th is $105.00 after $130.
There is no one-day conference fee and sharing
of Conference registration is not permitted. Registration brochure and form will
be available in mid-February.
The per-person price for the Unity Dinner is $55.00 if received by March 19 after - $60.00. It will be held on the
evening of Tuesday, April 8th. Registration and a cocktail reception will be
held from 5:30 - 7:00 p.m. Dinner will begin at 7:00 p.m. To reserve a table,
you need to have 10 people. Unity Dinner registration will be handled through
the registration brochure and form. The registration brochure will be available
Both events will be held at the Mohegan Sun, located in Uncasville, Connecticut is offering participants a single/double occupancy rate of $107.00 per room per night plus tax. Additional person(s) in a room up to a maximum of four is an additional $15.00 per person. Participants must make their own hotel reservations. To reserve a sleeping room, contact the resort toll free at 877.664.3426 (fax 860.862.4747). Please be sure to identify yourself as an attendee of the Governor's Conference on Tourism by mentioning the identification code of GOVCONF to qualify for the special group rates. Our room block will only be held until Friday, March 14, 2003. Reservations received after this date will be honored pending availability.
All reservations must be made by March 14th to
receive this special rate. Reservations received after this date will be honored
pending availability. If you need further information, press 1 to leave a
We welcome and encourage students to attend the conference free of charge by
presenting your valid college identification at the registration desk. Meals are
Student sponsorship opportunities for conference
packet including meals and hotel accommodations are available compliments of
industry sponsors. Fax your letter of interest to us at 860-270-8077 and be sure
to include your name, address, phone number, and the name of the school you
attend. Letters must be received by March 17th, 2003. If you would like further
information visit our website at WWW.CTBOUND.ORG
or press 1 to leave a message.
The CT Tourism Council makes available two Scholarships for $1,000.00 for CT
residents attending colleges and universities in CT within the
tourism/hospitality fields. Applications must be received by March 10th, 2003
and awards will be presented at the Unity Dinner. If you would like a
scholarship/grant application," please visit our website at WWW.CTBOUND.ORG
- Tourism Industry Services section or press 1 to leave a message.
The Connecticut Tourism Council and the State Office of Tourism are now
accepting nominations for the 2003 Connecticut Travel Awards. For more
information on the Awards or a "call for entry nomination form,"
please visit our website at WWW.CTBOUND.ORG
- Tourism Industry Services section or press 1 to leave a message. (Deadline date
for nominations is January 26, 2003.)
The Connecticut Tourism Council and the State Office of Tourism are accepting
donations to the Silent Auction. Proceeds will be added to the existing
scholarship/grant fund to benefit future members in our industry. Please contact
Richard Emonds (860) 270-8181
regarding your donation